Category: theology


Centre of Theological Inquiry

The Centre of Theological Inquiry generates ideas with a global impact. They do so by fostering creative individual scholarship in a research environment in which cooperation across disciplines yields genuine advances in understanding. In this way, the Center of Theological Inquiry pursues theological research through interdisciplinary inquiry. The Center is an independent research institution with a visiting scholar program. It is dedicated to outstanding scholars from around the world who welcome their interdisciplinary approach and ecumenical ethos. They devote all their resources to their teamwork on their research agenda, and wider conversation with the academy, congregation, and public.

The Anglicans online has a page on theological resources. It has links pertaining to study of religion from an Anglican perspective.

The Australian eJournal of Theology (AEJT) is produced under the auspices of the Faculty of Theology and Philosophy at Australian Catholic University. The Faculty of Theology and Philosophy places a high priority on having distinguished scholars from the international theological community on its Editorial Board.

The Australian eJournal of Theology (AEJT) is a peer-reviewed, open access journal published three times a year. It provides a scholarly forum for interdisciplinary, ecumenical and interfaith exploration appropriate to Australian regional connections with Asia and the Pacific, and with the wider international theological community.

The Hoot is a portal which is the outcome of the concern felt by a group of practicing journalists at some recent trends in journalism. It is an attempt to revive a concern for media ethics, restore focus on development in the subcontinent, and preserve press freedom. It will attempt to hold a mirror to the way journalists practice their craft in this region. It will be devoted to examining issues of accuracy, fairness, right to information, censorship, and the responsibility of the media.. It is aimed at journalists, users of the media including lay readers and viewers, and students and teachers of journalism and communications. Particularly for the last group, as for media professionals, it attempts to bring together several relevant links and readings. It also attempts to provide tools for communities and individuals to interact with the media. Students of communication in theological colleges can make use of this site.

Theological Librarianship

This open access journal publishes essays, columns, critical reviews, bibliographic essays, and peer-reviewed articles on all aspects of professional librarianship in the setting of a religious/theological library collection (whether or not that collection comprises the entire library collection) and interaction with faculty and administrators engaged in religious/theological education. The primary intended audience includes professional librarians in colleges, universities, and theological seminaries and others with an interest in theological librarianship in those settings.

The purposes of the journal are: to foster the professional development of theological librarians, and to contribute to and enrich the profession of theological librarianship.

Society of Biblical Literature

The Society of Biblical Literature is the oldest and largest international scholarly membership organization in the field of biblical studies. Founded in 1880, the Society has grown to over 8,500 international members including teachers, students, religious leaders and individuals from all walks of life who share a mutual interest in the critical investigation of the Bible.

The BTESSC (Board of Theological Education, Senate of Serampore College) conducted a workshop for libarians under the Senate family on August 29 and 30. The theme of the workshop was ‘Librarians Training on On-Line Training Techniques and Different Possibilities.’ This blog is a result of the workshop. It will be updated with information on theological libraries in India, book and magazine online sites and information for librarians and researchers.